April 20, 2017:
Christine Granados, author of "Fight Like a Man and Other Stories We Tell Our Children"
will Lecture at the TAMIU Killam Library at 6:30 p.m.
The South Texas Writing Project (STWP) promotes excellence by advancing standards and teaching beyond state-mandated tests. True to the National Writing Project (NWP) professional development model, STWP:
National Writing Project sites focus on the core mission of improving the teaching of writing and improving the use of writing across the disciplines by offering high-quality professional development programs for educators in their service areas, at all grade levels, K–16 and across the curriculum. NWP sites share a national program model that includes
In addition, NWP sites may conduct programs for youth, for parents and community members, and for administrators. Each NWP site is housed in a college or university and is constituted as a school/university partnership that identifies, celebrates, and enhances the professional role of successful classroom teachers. Texas A&M International University is the home of the South Texas Writing Project, STWP is an affiliate site of the National Writing Project.